HAMLET — In a patriotic service to celebrate Richmond County's “everyday heroes,” Dr. Allison Farrah, pastor of First Baptist Church, led the congregation and choir to demonstrate appreciation for those who protect and serve the community on Sunday, July 14.

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HAMLET — Several residents got a knock on their doors from police Saturday.

But the officers weren’t there to serve warrants.

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HAMLET —The newest City Council member, Joe Robinson, was ceremonially sworn in Tuesday in front of family members at the monthly meeting.  

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HAMLET — A man accused of stealing a vehicle from a Richmond County auto dealership was caught in Cumberland County — with a different stolen vehicle.

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HAMLET — A man is facing charges in two cities for allegedly violating a protection order and stealing the victim’s vehicle.

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HAMLET — An argument between two family members turned violent Monday night, leaving of them stabbed — and charged.

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HAMLET — It is a proven fact that teens are prone to grow intellectually, interpersonally, and emotionally from positive and supportive mentors. During these formative years, teens learn to become better planners, to be organized, and problem solvers from mentors. Studies show that positive mentoring fosters higher graduation rates as well as self-esteem and confidence building.

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HAMLET — Three officers recently locked horns with a gruff group of suspects wandering the roads on the west side of town.

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HAMLET — A man with a history of theft was charged this weekend with stealing a vehicle.

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HAMLET — One of the men charged with holding up two Dollar General stores over the weekend is now accused, along with a juvenile, of breaking into the Hamlet location last week.

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